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Software Library: MS-DOS Games

Software for MS-DOS machines that represent entertainment and games. The collection includes action, strategy, adventure and other unique genres of game and entertainment software. Through the use of the EM-DOSBOX in-browser emulator, these programs are bootable and playable. Please be aware this browser-based emulation is still in beta - contact Jason Scott, Software Curator, if there are issues or questions. Thanks to eXo for contributions and assistance with this archive.

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Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Maxis Software Inc.
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eye 736,387
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Developed by Maxis Software Inc. Released 1989 Also For Acorn 32-bit, Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, BBC Micro, CDTV, Commodore 64, Electron, FM Towns, Macintosh, OS/2, Palm OS, PC-98, Sharp X68000, SNES, Symbian, Wii, Windows, Windows 3.x, ZX Spectrum Published by Brøderbund Software, Inc. Perspective Top-down Setting Contemporary Genre Simulation Gameplay City Building / Construction Simulation, Managerial / Business Simulation Visual Free-roaming camera Description SimCity sets you as the...
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 15 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Bro/derbund Software, Inc.
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eye 259,017
favorite 671
comment 10
Developed by Brøderbund Software, Inc. Released 1990 Platform DOS Published by Brøderbund Software, Inc. Educational Geography, History Gameplay Puzzle elements Interface Menu Structures Genre Adventure, Educational Narrative Detective / Mystery Description This time you continue to catch Carmen Sandiego and her american gang in the U.S.A. Breaking from jail somewhere in Europe, she comes to yankees to steal their treasures. You as ACME detective have to travel from town to town on the tail...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 10 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
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Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, PC-98 Published by Electronic Arts, Inc. Perspective 1st-person Vehicular Automobile, Track Racing Genre Racing / Driving, Simulation Misc Licensed Gameplay Vehicle Simulator Description With the full support of Scuderia Ferrari, Formula One racing was recreated in detail in this simulation, with the top drivers and teams of 1986 to compete against for the most successful F1 team of all. You job does not start at the racetrack; perfecting...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Tiertex Ltd.
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eye 150,616
favorite 388
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Developed by Lucasfilm Games LLC Released 1989 Platforms Amiga, Atari ST, CDTV, DOS, FM Towns, Linux, Macintosh, Windows Published by Lucasfilm Games LLC Genre Adventure Setting Interwar Gameplay Graphic Adventure, Puzzle elements Perspective 3rd-person (Other) Visual 2D scrolling Interface Point and Select Misc Licensed, Regional Differences Description It is 1938 and adventurer Indiana Jones is joined by his father on this quest, preventing Adolf Hitler from capturing the Holy Grail. He will...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 10 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Electronic Arts, Inc.
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eye 80,434
favorite 122
comment 2
Developed by Electronic Arts, Inc. Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, BlackBerry, Commodore 64, Genesis, MSX, ZX Spectrum Published by Electronic Arts, Inc. Perspective Side view Genre Simulation, Sports Gameplay Martial Arts Description Budokan is a martial arts game covering Karate (unarmed combat), Kendo (using a wooden sword), Nunchaku (using piercing chain weapons) and Bo (using a staff). The player has a realistic range of moves and must use them wisely, as Ki (life-force) is...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
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MS-DOS: VGA Miner by (1989) Platform DOS Released 1989 Perspective Top-down Genre Strategy/Tactics Description A game where you buy equipment, then head beneath the town (built over an very strong layer of rock) and do mining in order to become rich and marry the woman of your dreams. From Mobygames.com. Original Entry
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Free Spirit Software Inc.
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eye 60,460
favorite 51
comment 5
Developed by Free Spirit Software Inc. Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64 Published by Free Spirit Software Inc. Perspective 1st-person Narrative Adult Genre Adventure Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Gameplay Interactive Fiction / Text Adventure Description Dashing hero-heartthrob of the future Brad Stallion is assigned by the Federated Government to locate and neutralize "The Tribe" -- a band of space-Amazon raiders spreading interstellar terror with their emasculating...
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Coktel Vision, Inference, MDO
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eye 48,946
favorite 37
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Developed by Coktel Vision, Inférence, MDO Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Atari ST Published by Tomahawk Perspective 1st-person Narrative Adult Genre Adventure Misc Licensed Gameplay Puzzle elements Description This adventure is licensed from an autobiography of the rather sordid life of Maryat Rollet-Andriane. It centres around a man's efforts to attract her - suffice to say, he doesn't do so by offering her a can of Pepsi, and the game is not aimed at the young or prudish. Most of the game...
favoritefavorite ( 6 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by New World Computing, Inc.
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favorite 91
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Developed by New World Computing, Inc. Released 1989 Also For Amiga Published by New World Computing, Inc. Genre Strategy/Tactics Misc Licensed Description In Nuclear War you have to blow the opposition to smithereens - you have four opposing factions. You can either drop the bomb on them using a bomber, fire a missile, or try to lure their population using propaganda. Ocassionally a random event occurs, for example aliens would land on one of the factions and the population suddenly grows, or...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 7 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Papyrus Design Group, Inc.
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favorite 80
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Developed by Papyrus Design Group, Inc. Released 1989 Also For Amiga Published by Electronic Arts, Inc. Perspective 1st-person Vehicular Automobile, Track Racing Genre Racing / Driving, Simulation Misc Licensed Gameplay Vehicle Simulator Description The famous Indianapolis 500 Mile race, held annually at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on the Memorial Day weekend, is one of the most famous automobile racing events in North America. The event is simulated here using 3D polygon graphics to...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Taito Corporation
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comment 0
Developed by Taito Corporation Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Apple IIgs, Arcade, Atari ST, Commodore 64, MSX, NES, Sharp X68000, ZX Spectrum Published by Taito Corporation Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Paddle / Pong Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Revenge of Doh is a direct sequel to the original arcade smash Arkanoid . Along with improved graphic engine, better sound and music, better hardware support and more levels, Revenge of Doh also...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
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Released 1989 Also For Windows Gameplay Dating Simulation, RPG elements Genre Simulation Narrative Adult, Romance Description This game pits the player as a single man on the prowl for some action. Custom-building the personality and traits of a romantic counterpart, the game can simulate a wide variety of dating experiences, each of which scenarios offers a number of multiple-choice questions yielding an impact on how well the date ultimately went. Over the course of a series of dates that go...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Strategic Simulations, Inc.
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eye 26,063
favorite 126
comment 8
Developed by Strategic Simulations, Inc. Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Apple II, Atari ST, Commodore 64, Macintosh, PC-98 Published by Strategic Simulations, Inc. Misc Licensed Perspective 1st-person Pacing Turn-based Genre Role-Playing (RPG) Setting Fantasy Description Outside of the town of Tilverton, the party of heroes has been ambushed, captured and cursed with five azure markings called "bonds". These bonds have dangerous magical powers that can take control of the heroes at the...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 8 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Magic Partners, P.Z.Karen Co. Development Group
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eye 25,919
favorite 99
comment 2
Developed by Magic Partners, P.Z.Karen Co. Development Group Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Commodore 64 Published by California Dreams Perspective 1st-person, Side view Vehicular Automobile, Street Racing Genre Racing / Driving Gameplay Managerial / Business Simulation, Vehicle Simulator Description Year is 1963 and you're one of the hotshots aspiring to be king of the county. You're given a small sum of money to buy your first car. Tune it for maximum performance and off you go. In the diner...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Atari Games Corporation
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Developed by Atari Games Corporation Released 1989 Also For Amstrad CPC, Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari ST, Commodore 64, NES, ZX Spectrum Published by Mindscape, Inc. Gameplay Arcade Genre Action, Racing / Driving Misc Licensed Description In Road Runner , the player takes control of the Road Runner. The Road Runner must run along the road, avoiding trucks, landmines, falling rocks, etc. and also not get caught by Wile E. Coyote. The Road Runner must also eat birdseed along the way or he will...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by P.Z.Karen Co. Development Group
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eye 24,479
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Developed by P.Z.Karen Co. Development Group Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Apple IIgs, Arcade, Atari ST, Commodore 64, Genesis, Lynx, Macintosh, PC-98 Published by California Dreams Perspective Top-down Pacing Real-Time Genre Puzzle Gameplay Falling Block Puzzle Description Blockout is a Tetris variant with an added twist: it's in 3D. The player can rotate the blocks in 3D in order to fit them into the pit they are being guided into. Advanced users can play this game with odd three-dimensional...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Data East Corporation
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eye 22,305
favorite 42
comment 1
Developed by Data East Corporation Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Apple II, Arcade, Atari ST Published by Data East USA, Inc. Genre Action Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Narrative Crime Perspective 1st-person, Side view Visual 2D scrolling Misc Licensed Description Patrolman Alex Murphy was killed on the streets of Detroit. The major corporation there, Omni Consumer Products (OCP) saw an opportunity to sell a new kind of law enforcement officer to the troubled city. They took what was left of...
( 1 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
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favorite 79
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Developed by Dynamix, Inc. Released 1989 Also For PC-98, Sharp X68000 Published by Activision, Inc. Genre Action, Simulation Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Vehicular Mecha / Giant Robot Perspective 1st-person Gameplay Vehicular Combat Simulator Misc Licensed Description You are Gideon Braver Vandenburg, heir to the planet. While you were away, unknown attackers destroyed your home, killed your entire family, and stole the Chalice that you need to win the throne. When you are implicated in your own...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Distinctive Software, Inc.
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eye 18,664
favorite 31
comment 1
Developed by Distinctive Software, Inc. Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, Macintosh, ZX Spectrum Published by Accolade, Inc. Perspective 1st-person Genre Racing / Driving, Sports Vehicular Motorcycle, Track Racing Description As the name suggests, The Cycles simulates International Grand Prix Racing , allowing a player to compete against 9 computer rivals. Choose from three classes of bike (125, 250 and 500cc), and between 8 (Japan, Australia, USA, Spain, Italy,...
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
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Developed by Brian A. Rice, Inc. Released 1989 Also For Commodore 64, Genesis Published by Activision, Inc. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Fighting Visual 2D scrolling Description Tongue of the Fatman is an eclectic fighting game. Choose from different alien races (including Human) with different abilities and fighting styles, purchase weapons and devices, and fight your way through multiple opponents to face the Fatman. Some of the features include being able to place wagers on...
favoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Assembly Line, The
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favorite 59
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Developed by Assembly Line, The Released Sep, 1989 Also For Acorn 32-bit, Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Apple IIgs, Arcade, Atari ST, BBC Micro, Commodore 64, Electron, Game Boy, Macintosh, NES, PC-88, PC-98, SAM Coupé, Sharp X68000, SNES, Windows 3.x, ZX Spectrum Published by Empire Software, LucasArts Pacing Real-Time Genre Puzzle Gameplay Falling Block Puzzle Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Interface Point and Select Description Each level of this abstract puzzler...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
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Electronic Arts, Inc. Developed by Electronic Arts, Inc. Released 1989 Platform DOS Published by Electronic Arts, Inc. Perspective 3rd-person (Other) Genre Sports Misc Licensed Sport Basketball Description Lakers vs. Celtics is a basketball game featuring real NBA teams. Gameplay is action-oriented with an emphasis on offense. Play an exhibition game or try to win the NBA title in the playoff tournament mode. A season mode is not available. You can substitute tired players but there aren't any...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Bro/derbund Software, Inc.
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Developed by Brøderbund Software, Inc. Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Commodore 64, Game Boy Color, PC-98, Sharp X68000 Published by Brøderbund Software, Inc. Perspective Side view Vehicular Flight / Aviation Genre Action Setting World War II Visual 2D scrolling Description Wings of Fury is an action game with some minor simulation aspects, in which you are the pilot of an American F6F Hellcat plane. The setting of the game is the Pacific during World War II. It is your...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Dynamix, Inc.
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eye 15,844
favorite 45
comment 1
Developed by Dynamix, Inc. Released 1989 Also For Commodore 64, NES Published by Electronic Arts, Inc. Perspective Side view Sport Olympiad / Mixed Sports Genre Sports Setting Prehistoric Visual 2D scrolling Description Olympic Games set in the stone age. Events include clubbing, dinoracing, firemaking, matetossing, saber racing and the dino vault. Supporting up to four players (six on the NES), you must select your caveman from a total of six different characters with different backgrounds,...
( 1 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
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eye 14,713
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Developed by Sierra On-Line, Inc. Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Atari ST, Windows Published by Sierra On-Line, Inc. Genre Adventure Gameplay Puzzle elements Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Interface Point and Select, Text Parser Narrative Adult, Comedy Description Passionate Patti in Pursuit of the Pulsating Pectorals! is the third game in Al Lowe's Leisure Suit Larry series. Larry Laffer has finally found the woman of his dreams, and can happily live with her together on the...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
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eye 14,546
favorite 26
comment 1
Platform DOS Released Sep, 1989 Gameplay Paddle / Pong, Platform Genre Action Description Brokeout is a simplistic and small (
( 1 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Taito Corporation
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eye 13,970
favorite 68
comment 0
Developed by Taito Corporation Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Arcade, Atari ST, Commodore 64, FM Towns, MSX, NES, SEGA Master System, TurboGrafx-16, Wii, ZX Spectrum Published by Taito America Corporation Perspective 1st-person Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Rail Shooter Visual 2D scrolling Description You have been recruited for Operation Wolf, a desperate attempt to rescue prisoners from the enemy. Through a series of missions, you'll engage a variety of enemies, from soldiers to...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Atari Games Corporation
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eye 13,154
favorite 78
comment 0
Developed by Atari Games Corporation Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Arcade, Atari ST, Commodore 64, MSX, NES, ZX Spectrum Published by Mindscape, Inc. Misc Licensed Perspective Bird's-eye view, Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Platform Visual 2D scrolling, Isometric Description The computer versions of Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom are conversions of the Atari arcade game based on the second movie in the series. As Indy, the player must complete several...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Bro/derbund Software, Inc.
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eye 13,001
favorite 144
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Developed by Brøderbund Software, Inc. Released 1990 Also For Amiga, Apple II, Commodore 64, Genesis, Macintosh, NES, SNES Published by Brøderbund Software, Inc. Educational Geography, History Gameplay Puzzle elements Interface Menu Structures Genre Adventure, Educational Narrative Detective / Mystery Description Carmen Sandiego and her gang are loose once again, and it is the players job to capture her! This time round the player not only has to find where she is, but also when she is....
( 2 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Bruce Artwick Organization Ltd., The
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eye 12,948
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Developed by Bruce Artwick Organization Ltd., The Released 1989 Also For Macintosh, PC-98 Published by Microsoft Corporation Perspective 1st-person, 3rd-person (Other) Vehicular Flight / Aviation Genre Simulation Gameplay Vehicle Simulator Description Version 4 of Flight Simulator was released just 15 months after version 3 . The changes include: Makeshift airplane designer, which allowed for wing adjustments and weight, speed, and color changes. New aircraft: Sailplane Random weather patterns...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Cirrus Software
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favorite 12
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Developed by Cirrus Software Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Atari ST Published by Tynesoft Computer Software Perspective Behind view, Top-down Genre Action Gameplay Pinball Description Tynesoft were almost certainly the first people to try a first person pinball game with this ambitious program. Up to four players could join in, including 2 computer players to show you how it's done. The game can be played from a more traditional overhead-view mode, which makes it easier to tell where the...
favorite ( 2 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by ORIGIN Systems, Inc.
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eye 11,303
favorite 44
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Developed by ORIGIN Systems, Inc. Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Apple II, Atari ST, Commodore 64, FM Towns, Linux, Macintosh, PC-98, Sharp X68000, Windows Published by ORIGIN Systems, Inc. Perspective 1st-person, Top-down Vehicular Space Flight Genre Action, Simulation Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Gameplay Shooter Description The Princess Blue was a trading vessel. While cruising through space, it happened upon a derelict ship floating in space. Only one crew member was allowed to investigate...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Free Spirit Software Inc.
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Developed by Free Spirit Software Inc. Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Atari ST Published by Free Spirit Software Inc. Perspective 1st-person Narrative Adult Genre Adventure Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Gameplay Interactive Fiction / Text Adventure Description The player once again steps into the, er, thong of meaty galactic hero Brad Stallion, this time aiming to thwart the schemes of Dr. Dildo by rescuing Princess Orgasma of the pleasure planet Erotica, again with the help of handy shipboard...
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Psygnosis Limited
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eye 10,659
favorite 32
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Developed by Psygnosis Limited Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, iPad, iPhone, MSX, ZX Spectrum Published by Melbourne House Gameplay Platform Genre Action Description In this game you play the role of a barbarian who must navigate his way through dangerous dungeons. The game is played from a third person side scrolling perspective and also has platform jumping parts to it. The barbarian is controlled by using left and right on the joystick to move and up and...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Core Design Ltd.
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Developed by Core Design Ltd. Released 1989 Also For Acorn 32-bit, Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, iPhone, ZX Spectrum Published by Microplay Software Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description You play Rick Dangerous, an Indiana Jones type who's on a quest to find the lost Coolu Amazon tribe. However, his plane crashes in the middle of a bunch of crazed Coolus. Hopefully he's up to the challenge of escaping. If he is, he will find...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
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Developed by Dynamix, Inc. Released 1989 Also For Amiga Published by Dynamix, Inc. Genre Simulation Setting Cold War Vehicular Flight / Aviation Perspective 1st-person, 3rd-person (Other) Gameplay Vehicular Combat Simulator Narrative War Description This simulation puts you in the cockpit of the A-10 Thunderbolt II, which is also known as the "Warthog". As the game's name implies, it is used mainly to hunt enemy tanks, but also for destroying roads and bridges You are armed with 30mm...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Dynamix, Inc.
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Developed by Dynamix, Inc. Released 1989 Platform DOS Published by Activision, Inc. Perspective 1st-person, Behind view Genre Action Misc Licensed Visual 2D scrolling, Fixed / Flip-screen Description It's been five years since the Ghostbusters roasted the 30 story marshmallow menacing downtown Manhattan. The Ghostbusters sent a huge bill to the city and the city sent back an even bigger bill for damages. Both declared bankruptcy and the now retired Ghostbusters have since moved on. Unknown to...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Sierra On-Line, Inc.
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Developed by Sierra On-Line, Inc. Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Atari ST, Macintosh Published by Sierra On-Line, Inc. Perspective Top-down Genre Puzzle, Strategy/Tactics Gameplay Cards / Tiles Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Play six different card games (Crazy Eights, Old Maid, Hearts, Gin Rummy, Cribbage, and Klondike Solitaire) against 0-3 computer opponents (as appropriate for each game). There are 18 available computer opponents, including characters from other Sierra games (Colonel...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
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Released 1989 Also For Commodore 64, Macintosh Published by Activision, Inc. Perspective 1st-person Genre Action Gameplay Shooter Description The year is 1997. You're piloting an AH-64 Apache helicopter through enemy city streets on search and destroy mission. Your target: the Strategic Defense Computer (SDC). You must weave your way in and out of skyscraper corridors. That's the easy part; but enemy helicopters and tanks dog your path -- you must destroy or be destroyed. If you root out the...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Sculptured Software, Inc., The Learning Co.
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Developed by Sculptured Software, Inc., Learning Co., The Released 1989 Also For Macintosh, Windows, Windows 3.x Published by Learning Co., The Educational Math / Logic Perspective Side view Genre Action, Adventure, Educational Gameplay Puzzle elements Description The Master of Mischief is planning on making Shady Glen School disappear! He has invented disappearing paint, and turned five paint brushes into robots to paint the school at midnight. The Master of Mischief himself is disguised as a...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Dynamix, Inc.
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Developed by Dynamix, Inc. Released 1989 Platform DOS Published by Gamestar, Inc. Genre Racing / Driving, Simulation Vehicular Motorcycle Description Compete in a 10-race motocross season with some of the world's best riders. Trick out your bike by adjusting the fork angle, tire pressure, engine dynamics, suspension, and gear ratio to get the best possible performace. (Different bike configurations are needed to be successful on different tracks.) Racing dynamics are also valid: Your bike can...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by SEGA Enterprises Ltd.
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Developed by Team Shinobi Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Arcade, Atari ST, Commodore 64, MSX, NES, SEGA Master System, TurboGrafx-16, Wii, Xbox 360, ZX Spectrum Published by SEGA of America, Inc. Perspective 1st-person, Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Platform Visual 2D scrolling Description You control a shinobi, Joe Musashi, who must battle his way through each level in search of hostages which must be rescued. You have shurikens, kicks and punches to defend yourself with,...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by KOEI Co., Ltd.
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Developed by KOEI Co., Ltd. Released 1989 Also For Amiga, FM-7, J2ME, MSX, NES, PC-88, PC-98, Sharp X1, Sharp X68000, SNES, Windows, WonderSwan Published by KOEI Corporation Perspective Top-down Pacing Turn-based Genre Strategy/Tactics Setting China (Ancient/Imperial), Historical Events Description Based on the events of the Three Kingdoms era in China (3rd century), and on Luo Guanzhong's famous novel Sanguo Yanyi , the game casts the player in the role of one of the many warlords rivaling for...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
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Developed by Tiertex Ltd. Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, Game Boy, Game Gear, Genesis, MSX, NES, SEGA Master System, ZX Spectrum Published by LucasArts, U.S. Gold Ltd. Misc Licensed Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform Visual 2D scrolling Description As in the movie (and the more famous graphic adventure ), your task is to find the Holy Grail. Before this can be done you must find the Cross of Coronado, a shield and a diary. This makes for a...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Technos Japan Corp.
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eye 6,811
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Developed by Technos Japan Corp. Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Arcade, Atari ST, Commodore 64, Genesis, MSX, NES, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, TurboGrafx CD, Wii, Wii U, ZX Spectrum Published by Virgin Games, Inc. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Beat 'em up / Brawler Visual 2D scrolling Description The lovely Marian was rescued from the clutches of the Black Warriors gang by Billy & Jimmy Lee in the first Double Dragon game , but now the...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Doka, Sphere, Inc.
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Simply press ENTER at the screen asking for a code. The game has been modified to not require the code word. Developed by Doka, Sphere, Inc. Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, Macintosh, PC-98, ZX Spectrum Published by Spectrum Holobyte, Inc. Perspective Top-down Interface Direct Control Genre Action, Puzzle Gameplay Falling Block Puzzle Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Welltris , which is the first Tetris sequel, is originally designed by Alexey Pajitnov...
favorite ( 2 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Softie, Inc.
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eye 6,263
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Developed by Softie, Inc. Released 1989 Also For Commodore 64 Published by ShareData, Inc. Gameplay Board Game, Cards / Tiles, Game Show / Trivia / Quiz, Mental training, Tile Matching Puzzle Pacing Turn-based Genre Puzzle Misc Licensed Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Concentration was a popular game show in the mid-to-late 1980s, and this game was adapted from that television program. The sequel, Classic Concentration 2nd Edition, features the same interface with even more puzzles to...
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Atari Games Corporation
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favorite 19
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Developed by Atari Games Corporation Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Arcade, Atari ST, Commodore 64, Game Boy Color, MSX, NES, ZX Spectrum Published by Domark Limited Perspective Top-down Genre Action Gameplay Arcade Description Toobin' involves Biff and Jet racing their way down the rapids of a river, riding on tires. You rotate your tyre left or right, and drift as the current sends you, making sure to avoid the banks of the river, and the dividing lines in the middle. Hazards...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by The Learning Co.
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Developed by Learning Co., The Released 1987 Also For Apple II, Apple IIgs, Atari 8-bit, Commodore 64, Macintosh Published by Learning Co., The Educational Reading / Writing Genre Educational Description Reader Rabbit is an educational game for children 3 through 7 designed to help reading and spelling skills. There are four different word games to play of increasing difficulty: a word sorter, a picture labeler, the word train, and a variation of the game memory. From Mobygames.com. Original...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Sierra On-Line, Inc.
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eye 5,965
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Developed by Sierra On-Line, Inc. Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Atari ST, Windows Published by Sierra On-Line, Inc. Perspective 3rd-person (Other) Genre Adventure Narrative Detective / Mystery Description The year is 1925. Laura Bow is a young student attending the Tulane University in New Orleans, and an aspiring journalist. Her friend Lillian invites her to spend a weekend in a mansion belonging to her uncle, Colonel Henri Dijon, a veteran of Spanish-American war and the owner of a large, but...
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Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Atari Games Corporation
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Developed by Atari Games Corporation Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Arcade, Atari ST, Commodore 64, Game Boy, NES, PlayStation 3, ZX Spectrum Published by Mindscape, Inc. Perspective Top-down Setting Fantasy Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, RPG elements Visual 2D scrolling Description Gauntlet II is very similar to its predecessor . Up to four players (a wizard, a warrior, an elf, and a valkyrie) make their way through various mazes, collect treasures and magic potions, and fend off...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Realtime Games Software Ltd.
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Developed by Realtime Games Software Ltd. Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, Macintosh, ZX Spectrum Published by Microplay Software Perspective 1st-person, Top-down Pacing Real-Time Genre Strategy/Tactics Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Vehicular Naval / Watercraft Description Carrier Command was one of the first real-time strategy games. You control an advanced cybernetic aircraft carrier complete with fighters, amphibious assault vehicles, laser defenses and a...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Software Toolworks, Inc., The
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Developed by Software Toolworks, Inc., The Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Apple II, Apple IIgs, Commodore 64 Published by Software Toolworks, Inc., The Perspective Top-down Genre Strategy/Tactics Gameplay Chess Visual Isometric Description An update/modification to Chessmaster 2000 , adding 640x200 graphics for nicer displays, many tutorial and "expert" options, and a plethora of other features too numerous to mention here. From Mobygames.com. Original Entry
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Titus France SA
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Developed by Titus France SA Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, Macintosh, ZX Spectrum Published by Titus France SA Perspective Behind view Vehicular Automobile, Street Racing Genre Racing / Driving Gameplay Arcade, Vehicle Simulator Description You have discovered evidence that a rogue group of police officers are involved in a stolen car racket. To stop them profiting form their dubious actions you must get across America as quickly as possible. This is made a...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by SEGA Enterprises Ltd.
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Developed by SEGA Enterprises Ltd. Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Arcade, Atari ST, Commodore 64, SEGA Master System, ZX Spectrum Published by Firebird Software Perspective Top-down Vehicular Automobile, Flight / Aviation, Motorcycle Genre Action, Racing / Driving Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Description This is a top down vertically scrolling shooter, in which you start off as a motorbike. You are quite vulnerable to attack at first, but power ups come in the form of a Sega van which...
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Aegis Development, Inc. Developed by International Software Development Corp. Released 1992 Also For Amiga, Android, iPhone Published by Aegis Development, Inc. Perspective Top-down Vehicular Naval / Watercraft Genre Simulation Gameplay Managerial / Business Simulation Description Ports of Call gives you the job of a shipowner. First you have to choose your hometown and after that you have to buy your first used ship. Then you have to charter freight and bring it to its destination. With this...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by subLOGIC
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Developed by subLOGIC Released 1989 Platform DOS Published by subLOGIC Perspective 1st-person Vehicular Flight / Aviation Genre Simulation Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Gameplay Vehicle Simulator Description Using the 3D terrain modeling system designed for Bruce Artwick's famous Flight Simulator series , subLogic created a whole new flight simulator - UFO . You control a UFO (with controls unlike those in any earthly vehicle), careening and skidding around the earth under the power of standard...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by KOEI Co., Ltd.
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Developed by KOEI Co., Ltd. Released 1989 Also For Amiga, FM-7, FM Towns, Macintosh, MSX, NES, PC-88, PC-98, PlayStation, Sharp X1, Sharp X68000, SEGA Saturn, Windows Published by KOEI Corporation Perspective Top-down Pacing Turn-based Genre Strategy/Tactics Setting China (Ancient/Imperial), Historical Events Gameplay Managerial / Business Simulation Description In the 12th century, the Emperor Hui Zhong is faced with an internal rebellion led by Imperial Minister Gao Qiu. The Song Dynasty...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Emerald Software Ltd.
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Developed by Emerald Software Ltd. Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, MSX, ZX Spectrum Published by U.S. Gold Ltd. Genre Action Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Gameplay Arcade, Platform, Shooter Perspective Side view, Top-down Visual 2D scrolling Misc Licensed Description Moonwalker is broken up into 4 levels. The first level has you walking around avoiding fans trying to find parts of a rabbit costume needed to disguise yourself from your fans. You then need to find...
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Platform DOS Released 1989 Published by Wizard Games Perspective Text-based / Spreadsheet Genre Simulation Gameplay Managerial / Business Simulation Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Rockstar is unlike any other game on the PC. Your goal is, strangely enough, to become a Rockstar. Through the course of your game you will have to produce singles and records, balance a hectic recording schedule with your drug intake while touring Europe and the rest of the World. Success does not come easy....
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Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Paragon Software Corporation
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Developed by Paragon Software Corporation Released 1989 Also For Commodore 64 Published by Paragon Software Corporation Perspective Side view Genre Action Misc Licensed Gameplay Fighting, Puzzle elements Description Marvel's X-Men comic-book characters feature in this mission in the Murderworld amusement arcade. The story is told in an exclusive bundled comic - Magneto and Arcade have kidnapped Professor X, and the loyal X-Men must rescue him. If the X-Men are to save the day, the player must...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Park Place Production Team
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Developed by Park Place Productions Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Commodore 64 Published by Data East USA, Inc. Perspective Top-down Genre Sports Misc Licensed Sport Football (American) Description ABC Sports and Data East team up to take you to the gridiron! Strap on your helmet, put that black stuff under your eyes and prepare yourself for football, Frank Gifford style! Features AFB voice synthesis technology. You can change receivers on the fly, throw maddening blitz plays at the QB, and...
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Software Library: MS-DOS Games
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Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum Published by Microplay Software Perspective 1st-person Vehicular Automobile, Track Racing Genre Action, Racing / Driving Gameplay Vehicle Simulator Description Race a single computer opponent for first place on a unique racetrack -- 100 feet in the air! You start in the fourth three-man division of a league, all racing each other twice, and must come top to progress. The action is viewed from within the car...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Steve Clark; Ian Mathias; Tony Smith; Virgin Publishing Ltd
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Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Electronic Arts, Inc.
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Developed by Electronic Arts, Inc. Released 1989 Also For Apple II, Commodore 64 Published by Electronic Arts, Inc. Perspective Bird's-eye view Sport Football (American) Genre Sports Misc Licensed Visual 2D scrolling Description Old american football simulation co-designed by famous sportscaster John Madden . The first game in EA 's long-running Madden series. Different versions of this game have been available on almost every platform - with the Mega Drive version being the most famous of them...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Bro/derbund Software, Inc.
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Developed by Brøderbund Software, Inc. Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Macintosh, NES, PC-98, Sharp X68000 Published by Brøderbund Software, Inc. Perspective 1st-person Genre Sports Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Gameplay Paddle / Pong Description One puck, and only two competitors. One is the computer, and the other is, of course, you. You get a chance to match your skills at this Air Hockey style game, over 'Cantina Band' inspired music. Deflect the puck around the walled...
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Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Micro League Sports Association
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Developed by MicroLeague Sports Association Released 1989 Also For Macintosh Published by MicroLeague Multimedia, Inc. Perspective Bird's-eye view Sport Baseball Genre Simulation, Sports Gameplay Managerial / Business Simulation Description MicroLeague Baseball II is a baseball managerial simulation game. The player takes the role of a major league manager. There are actual stats for pitching, hitting, fielding, running and more. The games features an exclusive "Quick-Play" Option...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
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Developed by MicroProse Software, Inc. Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, PC-98 Published by MicroProse Software, Inc. Genre Simulation, Strategy/Tactics Gameplay Vehicular Combat Simulator, Wargame Vehicular Naval / Watercraft Perspective 1st-person, Top-down Narrative War Misc Licensed Description The Soviet Union, under severe pressure after destruction of one of their biggest oil refineries, must secure a new source of oil, and to do that, they must disable the West......
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Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Sierra On-Line, Inc.
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Developed by Sierra On-Line, Inc. Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Atari ST, Windows Published by Sierra On-Line, Inc. Genre Adventure Gameplay Puzzle elements Vehicular Naval / Watercraft Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Narrative Spy / Espionage Description In the beginning of the 21st century, Earth is experiencing a global oil shortage. Surprisingly, Tunisia remains one of the few countries still in possession of large quantities of high-quality oil. USA and Soviet governments...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Ocean Software Ltd.
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Developed by Ocean Software Ltd. Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, MSX, ZX Spectrum Published by Taito America Corporation Perspective Top-down Genre Action Misc Licensed Gameplay Arcade Description Rambo's mission is set deep in Afghanistan, in the days when the Soviets occupied it, and America was putting this right (we won't mention who they enlisted to do so). Colonel Trautman has been kidnapped by the Soviets, and you've gone in there to rescuing him. Doing...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Dynamix, Inc.
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Developed by Dynamix, Inc. Released 1989 Platform DOS Published by Activision, Inc. Perspective 1st-person, Behind view Genre Action Misc Licensed Description This game is based on the movie Die Hard . A group of terrorists has taken control of a high rise tower in an attempt to take $600 million. Your job is to rescue your wife who is trapped in the building and stop the terrorists. The game is played with a 3-D point of view allowing you to search the building for useful items and fight...
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Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by System 3 Software Ltd.
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Developed by System 3 Software Ltd. Released 1989 Also For Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Commodore 64, MSX, PC Booter, Wii, ZX Spectrum Published by System 3 Software Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action, Sports Gameplay Fighting, Martial Arts Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description The objective of World Karate Championship is to get the highest possible dan (karate grade, determined by belt colour) and become the world champion - and of course, to get...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Sensible Software
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Developed by Sensible Software Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum Published by Microplay Software Perspective Top-down Genre Sports Misc Licensed Sport Football (European) / Soccer Description Arcade-style soccer game. It has two different parts: Indoor and Outdoor. The Outdoor game is the normal European soccer. You may play single matches, league or tournament (world championships). Optional features are: weather effects, replays, customizable game...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by KOEI Co., Ltd.
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Developed by KOEI Co., Ltd. Released 1989 Also For FM-7, FM Towns, MSX, NES, PC-88, PC-98, PlayStation, Sharp X1, Sharp X68000, SEGA Saturn Published by KOEI Corporation Perspective Top-down Pacing Turn-based Genre Strategy/Tactics Setting Historical Events, Japan (Ancient/Classical/Medieval) Description Nobunaga's Ambition II is the sequel to Nobunaga's Ambition . The setting is 16th century feudal Japan, a period when ruthless daimyo (feudal lords) contended with each other for dominance....
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Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by AM R&D Dept. #2
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Developed by AM R&D; Dept. #2 Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Arcade, Atari ST, Commodore 64, FM-7, Game Gear, NES, Nintendo 3DS, PC-6001, PC-88, SEGA 32X, Sharp X1, SEGA Master System, Sharp X68000, SEGA Saturn, TurboGrafx-16, Wii, ZX Spectrum Published by SEGA Enterprises Ltd. Perspective Behind view Genre Action Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Description Run… fly… dodge those obstacles, but return fire on wave after wave of attacking aliens. Armed...
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